frank matta iii
Frank attended the University of Houston - Moores School of Music in 2002 where as a Music Major he performed with the University of Houston Jazz Orchestra. While attending Moores School of Music he studied under well known jazz guitarist Mike Wheeler and Jazz Orchestra Director Noe Marmelejo. He transferred his music studies to Concordia University in 2003 and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music Ministry in 2006. While at Concordia he also gained experience in music ministry working for Emanuel Presbyterian Church in Austin from 2003 - 2006. He also worked as a part-time music minister for the Asian American Church of Houston in 2008. He is thankful for the support of his family and friends. These days he can be found performing at local wine bars, coffee bars, restaurants, festivals, art shows and churches. Some of the local musicians from Richmond, Katy and Sugar Land that he has performed with are Rich Kelly, James Kelly, Daniel Campbell, Nils Jonsson, John McDonald, Kim Clifton, Ryan Wollenberg and Gavin Moolchan. His current musical influences are Kurt Rosenwinkel, Larry Carlton, Scott Henderson, Stanley Jordan and Carlos Santana.